In this age of online tutorials and DIY guides, it’s easy to feel like you can tackle any home improvement project. However, some tasks are simply too complex or risky for a DIY approach. At Best Home Services, we often encounter DIY projects that have turned into costly and dangerous mistakes. To help homeowners avoid
Tampa Bay’s scorching summers and mild winters make a reliable HVAC system not just a luxury, but a necessity for homeowners. Yet, many residents, continue to rely on older systems, not realizing the numerous benefits of an upgrade. If you’ve been debating whether to invest in a new HVAC system, this guide is for you.
We love where we live, but Florida is well-known for its hot and humid weather. The soaring temperatures can make it difficult to keep your home comfortable – and safe. High humidity levels can lead to a range of problems, from mold and mildew growth to respiratory issues and damage to your home’s structure. Fortunately,
Have you ever considered that your sleep quality is being affected by the temperature in your home? It’s true – those who sleep in cooler temperatures are getting better quality sleep than those who turn up the heat or turn off their air conditioner when it’s time to hit the hay. Why is this the
In your Southwest Florida home, humid air and wet surfaces can cause mold and mildew, unpleasant odors, and even surface damage. On the other hand, breathing in air that is too dry can aggravate your respiratory system. This is why it is so important to monitor humidity levels year-round and take steps to control them.
Your HVAC system (that’s your heating, ventilation, and air conditioning unit) is an often overlooked workhorse in your home, keeping you comfortable throughout the year. In the winter, the heater will keep you warm, and in the summer, the air conditioner will keep you cool. It also ventilates and dehumidifies the air in your home
Don’t worry, we’re some of the best at figuring it out… Unlike most of the country, we use our air conditioners year-round here in Southwest Florida! So when they break down on a warm day during a Florida winter, it can be annoying, to say the least! The good news is that whether the
Because Thanksgiving disasters are the WORST…Before guests arrive for Thanksgiving, take note of our checklist! As we countdown the days to Thanksgiving, pause and think about what would happen if your AC breaks down in the middle of the festivities at your Southwest Florida home? While the holidays are usually a joyous time filled
When it comes to your HVAC system, preventative maintenance is key to keeping it running efficiently year-round. Be proactive and get your HVAC system ready for the upcoming fall season. With any preventative maintenance, you are less likely to need a large system repair or run into any issues as the seasons change. Get your Southwest Florida
When your air conditioner is not functioning as it should, many things can happen — and they aren’t good. Your house will feel too warm, your energy costs/bills may rise, and it can cause quite a bit of discomfort for everyone! Trust us, having a well-functioning AC that runs smoothly season after season makes a big difference. Watch for these common signs that your air conditioning system isn’t performing